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Reviewed November 13, 2014

Very beautiful place in lovely setting. Good food and comfortable accomodation. Internet available for $5 USD which worked pretty well. A very nice option if near or going to Tarangire NP. Unlike some of the more informal tent camps, your guide cannot share meals with...More

1  Thank Woody59
Response from sophiesimonson, Owner at Tarangire Safari LodgeResponded November 14, 2014

Dear Woody59, Thank you so much for your positive review! Wifi is free at the lodge, but we do have a lodge computer which guests can also use. Guides/Drivers are more than welcome to join guests for meals (if requested at reception prior to meal...More

Reviewed November 12, 2014

We stayed here one night. Just fantastic. Wonderful food, great location. For sunset, we sat on the edge of the patio looking onto the great huge land. We saw giraffes and jackals crossing the plains. Okay, we didn't see any great chase or kill but...More

Thank simbahk2014
Response from Porini64, Owner at Tarangire Safari LodgeResponded November 23, 2014

Jambo simbahk2014. "Asante sana"! for sharing your 5 Star experience and for recommending our lodge! = ) So happy you were awe-inspired. I hope you can return for a longer visit next time. "Karibu sana" A. Simonson

Reviewed November 5, 2014

This was the first place we stayed on our safari and we were wowed! Very nicely decorated "tent" cabins that were both spacious and comfortable. The food was delicious, the service was good. The views were wonderful, but the highlight of our two night stay...More

1  Thank FlossieTustin_CA
Response from Porini64, Owner at Tarangire Safari LodgeResponded November 8, 2014

Jambo FlossieTustin_CA Thank you so much for the wonderful review! = ) So happy you enjoyed our location, dining, service AND Elephants up close! Unforgettable! I hope the remainder of your TZ safari was too. "Asante sana & karibu tena" A. Simonson

Reviewed November 5, 2014

The Tarangire National Park offered us the biggest variety of landscapes and wildlife so far in Tanzania. Maybe the chances to spot lions, cheetah and leopard are more limited compared to Serengeti, but this gets more than compensated by the variety. On top of that...More

2  Thank Geert_Markey
Response from Porini64, Owner at Tarangire Safari LodgeResponded November 8, 2014

Thank you Geert_Markey for sharing your 5 Star Review and the "warm recommendation" Happy you enjoyed the variety of wildlife & landscapes here in the park. And wonderful you were able to see the CATS! = ) A wem welcome back again! A. Simonson

Reviewed November 3, 2014

great view, good staff, nice rooms, lovely food. lovely spot and the complimentary snacks before dinner were fantastic. very nice rooms that were comfortable and could hear some animals. very nice stay

Thank sam s
Response from Porini64, Owner at Tarangire Safari LodgeResponded November 5, 2014

Thank you Sam S for sharing your review and happy experience here! "Asante sana" for the 5 Star Rating! = ) "Karibu tena" A. Simonson

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Roberto C
February 21, 2018|
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Response from Porini64 | Property representative |
Hello, We can assist with a car & driver. One way from Arusha to the Lodge is $90. (This is for the transfer - not per person.) Let me know if this would interest you. Karibu sana. A.Simonson
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Roberto C
February 20, 2018|
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Response from SophiaLenferna | Property representative |
Hello Roberto, The tents are already screened so no extra netting is required. Bungalows have screened windows and mosquito netting over the beds. There is bug spray in the rooms if need be. Thanks and have a great... More
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TheSafariSpecialist
January 16, 2018|
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Response from SophiaLenferna | Property representative |
Hello, There is complimentary shower gel, soap and shampoo in all rooms. Hair driers are available in the changing room by the pool and only work when the electricity is on in the mornings and evenings.
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"All tents have a view of the river"
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"All the tent/rooms are great."
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"all rooms were really equally located"
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"Rooms further from the restaurant get a lot more animal activity at night"
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